Wake Up

Wake Up

Dear Partners in Green, I recently learned of the book Bright Green Lies by Derrick Jensen, Lierre Keith and Max Gilbert. The question the authors address is whether or not green technology is the answer to the environmental crisis. Their answer is a resounding “NO.”...
Lessons To Be Learned

Lessons To Be Learned

Dear Partners in Green, I wish there were better news, but unfortunately that is not the case. Global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions have returned to pre-pandemic levels and then some.  Climate treaty targets are in jeopardy. It is as though we are back to “normal.”...
Seed Season

Seed Season

Dear Partners in Green, This April’s Seedling is courtesy of Pat James, the Community Garden Manager for Grow Food Northampton, a non-profit organization that operates a large organic community garden in Western Massachusetts. Thank you, Pat! “They thought they...
Just Imagine

Just Imagine

Dear Partners in Green, As we move into a yet uncertain future, I believe it is important for us to imagine the future we want for ourselves and our loved ones. I think there is a need for us to appreciate the value of imagination, as we learn that imagination is more...
Your Own Two Hands

Your Own Two Hands

Dear Partners in Green, What a stressful time we have endured, but now it seems we can take a moment to breathe, trusting our country is in capable hands. We celebrate President Joe Biden’s first actions:prioritizing the COVID – 19 pandemic,rejoining the Paris...